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Is Middle East Peace a Mirage?

Neal from PA Wrote: Nov 23, 2012 5:40 PM
You are partially correct; however, neither Republican nor Democrat makes any difference, the consequences of their mistakes should be lessons learned. Yet we the people continue to vote for and allow politicians to dictate to us. As our national moral principles continue to be systematically and incrementally corrupted and removed from America, our nation and individuals will continue to experience even greater moral decay and deeper decline; for they (and we the people) have not learned the lessons of HISTORY.

With the truce in the week-long Gaza war, Barack Obama is being prompted by right and left to re-engage and renew U.S. efforts to solve the core question of Middle East peace.

Before he gets reinvolved in peacemaking, our once-burned president should ask himself some hard questions.

Is real peace between Palestinians and Israelis even possible?

Is there any treaty that could be agreed to, or imposed, that would be acceptable to Israel and the Palestinian Authority on the West Bank, let alone to Hamas, which has emerged from its defiance of one of the most intensive bombardments of modern time...